“Thanksgiving” was 34 minutes of television perfection.
"It has been a beautiful experience with people writing beautiful, encouraging things," Manilow said before accepting the 2017 "Icon" BMI Pop Award.
Actors Samira Miley, Laura Linney, Sarah Paulson, and Portia de Rossi (Ellen's spouse) were all asked this week about the cultural importance of Ellen's coming out twenty years ago.
Dern lovingly recalls being involved in DeGeneres's coming-out episode 20 years ago this week.
The touching documentary follows Saar Maoz, who returns home for the first time since being thrown out by his family twenty years earlier for coming out as gay and HIV-positive.
“I thought I would be disappointing them if they knew I was gay.”
“I realized how important it was in this day and age to be visible and have people know who you are.”